What do we expect from you?

  • Com­plet­ed degree in Com­put­er Engi­neer­ing, Com­put­er Sci­ence, Elec­tron­ics or a com­pa­ra­ble field
  • A high lev­el of knowl­edge of and expe­ri­ence in the use of the C pro­gram­ming lan­guage
  • Knowl­edge of soft­ware engi­neer­ing prin­ci­ples and process­es
  • A struc­tured, inde­pen­dent and respon­si­ble approach to work and a high lev­el of qual­i­ty aware­ness
  • Good lev­el of writ­ten and spo­ken Eng­lish, basic Ger­man is a plus
  • Expe­ri­ence in the field of embed­ded soft­ware devel­op­ment, prefer­ably in the space indus­try or in a domain with sim­i­lar­ly rig­or­ous process­es, is a plus
  • Knowl­edge of and expe­ri­ence with a real-time embed­ded OS, real-time soft­ware devel­op­ment, AI devel­op­ment, unit test­ing tools, embed­ded proces­sor sim­u­la­tors, C++, script­ing lan­guages, cod­ing stan­dards or soft­ware devel­op­ment stan­dards (esp. ECSS, PUS‑C) is a plus
  • PhD in an engi­neer­ing field is a plus

What are your responsibilities?

  • Devel­op­ment and imple­men­ta­tion of embed­ded soft­ware (SW) for projects in the R&D depart­ment:
    • require­ments imple­men­ta­tion
    • SW com­po­nent design, cod­ing
    • unit test­ing, doc­u­men­ta­tion
    • peer/code reviews
  • Imple­men­ta­tion of test SW and test scripts (giv­en rel­e­vant skills) for func­tion­al val­i­da­tion and hard­ware-soft­ware inte­gra­tion test­ing, debug­ging
  • Col­lab­o­rat­ing with hard­ware, FPGA, soft­ware, ver­i­fi­ca­tion, sys­tem and qual­i­ty engi­neers, help­ing to achieve the inte­gra­tion of the SW and the tech­ni­cal, qual­i­ty and man­age­r­i­al goals of the project

Earth Observation

Unveil the world from above. Dive into our Earth Obser­va­tion con­tri­bu­tion and dis­cov­er a new per­spec­tive on our plan­et.

Science & Exploration

Push­ing bound­aries, seek­ing answers. Vis­it our Sci­ence & Explo­ration page to delve into rig­or­ous research and ground­break­ing dis­cov­er­ies.

Space Safety

Guardians of the Galaxy, rede­fined. Explore our Space Safe­ty con­tri­bu­tion and ensure the cos­mos remains a safe fron­tier for all.

Do you have any questions about Jobs at DSI?
Feel free to contact me:

Claudia Ricke

Head of Recruiting & Talent Development